Dr. Nayan Talukdar

Dr. Nayan Talukdar

Associate Professor

  • Faculty of Science


Name: Specialization:
Dr. Nayan Talukdar Biotechnology



Ph.D from Assam down town University. Thesis entitled “Evaluation of anti-oxidant, anti microbial and antidiabetic activities of Elaeocarpus ganitrus Roxb ex G. Don and its phytochemical analysis.


First class in Master of Science in Biotechnology from Bangalore University, Karnataka.


First class in Bachelor of Science in Biotechnology from Bangalore University, Karnataka.


Second division in AHSEC examination from Arya College, Guwahati, Assam.


First division in SEBA examination from Dispur govt. HS School, Guwahati, Assam.


Personal Interest

Reading books, Gardening, Knowing some intersting facts

Working Experience



Time Period

Assam down town University

Associate Professor

April-2011 to till date


  • Talukdar A, Talukdar N, Deka S, Sahariah BJ. Dillenia indica (OUTENGA) as Anti-diabetic herb found in Assam: A REVIEW. International Journal of pharmaceutical sciences and research. 2012;3(8):2482.
  • Deka S, Talukdar N, Apurba Talukdar BM, Sahariah B. Antidiabetic Activity of some Medicinal Plants found in various region of Assam. International Journal of Ayurvedic and Herbal Medicine. 2012;2(02).
  • Das K, Kalita PP, Sarma MP, Talukdar N, Kakoti P. Extraction, estimation and comparison of proteins and carbohydrates from different parts of Costus speciosus and a brief study on its phytochemicals content. 2014.
  • Singha S, Neog K, Kalita PP, Talukdar N, Sarma MP. Biological synthesis of silver nanoparticles by Neptunia oleraceae. International Journal of Basic and Applied Biology. 2014;2(2):55-9.
  • Minakshi B JD, Chanbi Devi E, Talukdar N., Partha PK, Kundal N, PS M. Phytochemical Analysis of Traditional Medicinal Plants and their Antimicrobial Activity: An Experience from North East India. Open Access Journal of Pharmaceutical Research. 2014;1(1):1-7.
  • Sarma B, Mohan S, Janardhan Saravanan, Deka S, Kalita P, Talukdar N, et al. Syntheses, characterization and antimicrobial screening of some novel benzimidazoles. Hygeia::journal for drugs and medicines 2015;6(2):28-37.
  • Devi E, Devi J, Kalita P, Talukdar N, Bhattacharjee M. Phytochemical Analysis of Solanum virginianum and its Effect on Human Pathogenic Microbes with Special Emphasis on Salmonella typhi. Journal of Forensic Toxicol Pharmacol.2015:5(1). 1-6.
  • Sahariah BJ, Sharma RK, Lahkar M, Talukdar N. Antibacterial And Antifungal Activity of Mimosa pudica Linn. Against the selected bacterial and fungal strains. American Journal of Pharmacy and Health Research 2016;4(8):31-7.
  • Talukdar N, Dutta A, Das K. Anti-Oxidant, Antimicrobial and inhibitory effect on Α-Amylase of ethyl acetate extracts from the bark of Elaeocarpus ganitrus. Indo American Journal of Pharmaceutical Research, 2016; 6 (11): 6926-31.
  • Talukdar N, Dutta A, Chakraborty R, Das K. Screening of phytochemicals, antioxidant and inhibitory effect on Alpha-amylase by ethanolic extract of Elaeocarpus ganitrus (BARK). International Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Research. 2017;8(12):5270-5.
  • Chokhone K, Talukdar N, Sarma MP, Das K, Kalita PP. Screening of phytochemicals and evaluation of anti-microbial, anti-oxidant and in-vitro antidiabetic activity of Crassula ovata leaves. International Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Research. 2017;8(2):859.
  • Sarma MP, Das S, Robinson, Loying S, Bhattacharjee M, Talukdar N, et al. Isolation, Anti-Biotic sensitivity and Biochemical characterization of fruit spoiling bacteria from different markets of guwahati city. Applied Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology. 2017;2017(02):1-7.
  • Sapam R, Kalita PP, Sarma MP, Talukdar N, Das. H. Screening of Phytochemicals and determination of total phenolic content, anti-oxidant and antimicrobial activity of methanolic extract of Piper nigrum leaves. . Indo American Journal of Pharmaceutical Research. 2018;8(2):1354-60.
  • Kalita A, Talukdar N. Colocasia esculenta (l.) Leaf bio-wax as a hydrophobic surface coating substance for paper for preparing hydrophobic paper bags. International Journal of Pharmacy and Biological Sciences. 2018;8(2):583-90.
  • Sarma MP, Talukdar N, Bharadwaj. B. Bio-exploration for human welfare: An integrative approach. Ecology, Environment and Conservation 2020;26(3):1432-4.
  • Talukdar N, Das K, Barman I. A review on ethanobotanical survey of medicinal plants available in North-East India against microbes involved in diabetic foot ulcer. Journal of Diabetology. 2021;12(2):128-33.

Awards & Achievements

Awarded the best poster presenter in a national conference organised by Assam don bosco University, entitled as" National conference on emerging trends in the area of Biosciences" -2018